Network Engineer

Information Technology Bethesda, Maryland


Description

Network Engineer
Location:  Bethesda, MD 

GRSi, the 2021 Maryland Tech Council Government Contractor of the Year, is experiencing industry-leading growth. We have been recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest-growing companies in the country for seven years and are led by Maryland’s 2019 CEO of the Year. As part of our growth, we are searching for a Network Engineer. The position is based in Bethesda, MD. 

Responsibilities: 
- Provide technical expertise in all areas of layer 2 and layer 3 networking, network media, computer hardware, and software interconnections.
- Design and deploy networks using Cisco ACI network hardware, evaluate system design and configurations for optimal performance.
- Experience with extending Cisco ACI fabrics across data centers for Disaster Recovery Implementations.
- Demonstrate professional competence in the principles and practices of Cloud and Network architectures.
- Understanding of Cloud technologies (network, compute, storage) and service delivery models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS).
- Create and update network diagrams, SOP’s and process documentation for internal tracking and client submission.
- Conduct packet capture and operational analysis to assist with application performance troubleshooting.
- Collaborate with all teams to rapidly address network vulnerabilities or implement new system features.
- Examine and respond to enterprise monitoring alerts across all systems, provide daily operational status.
- Work within help desk ticketing system to document all work performed and communicate with clients.
- Deliver weekly reports to supervisor; project-based communications as required.
- Participate in disaster recovery and continuity of operations design and testing.

Requirements:
- BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience in the engineering field.

- Five years of experience supporting Cisco NX-OS, Cisco ACI, and VMWare platforms.
- Strong skills supporting and troubleshooting L2 and L3 networks in a hosting environment (switches, firewalls, routers).
- Experience with Wireshark or ExtraHop packet capture analysis tools.
- Experience implementing Cisco ACI fabrics.
- Experience with NFS, FCoE, and Fiber Channel technology.
- Experience in designing networks to integrate On-Premise environments with Cloud Platforms.
- Experience migrating systems to hybrid or fully cloud-based solutions.
- Proficiency and Proven Hands-on experience AWS Services for networking, such as; VPC, subnets, route tables, gateways, VPC Endpoints, Load Balancers, Transit Gateway, VPN, Direct Connect, Route 53, Security Groups, NACLs, and firewall services.
- Experience with enterprise monitoring software such as SolarWinds or Manage Engine.
- Experience in implementing Enterprise Disaster Recover Solutions.
- Prior ticketing experience, such as ServiceNow or Remedy.

Desired Qualifications: 
- Desired Certifications: ITIL Foundations, CCNA, CCNP, Network+, Security+.

- Experience supporting networks in VMWare environments.
- Knowledge of automation, scripting, and SDN Technologies.
- Experience supporting environments with Windows Server 2012 / 2016 and RedHat Linux Server.
- Knowledge of Storage Area Networks and Wire Data Analytics solutions.
- Experience evaluating and integrating 3rd party enterprise solutions into cloud network infrastructure in multi-cloud / hybrid cloud environments.
- Broad knowledge and experience with IT Operational Support such as active directory administration and other server operations.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude.
- Ability to manage technical projects along with operational duties and meet deadlines.
- Possess a strong work ethic and desire to work in a team environment.
- Ability to balance and manage customer needs, daily responsibilities, and additional projects as assigned

The Company:  
Innovation, Collaboration, and Agility - at GRSi these aren't buzz words, they're our mantra.  

 GRSi is an ISO certified and CMMI/dev-ML3 rated professional services organization with expertise that covers all areas of information technology and professional engineering services -- from systems integration; Agile, Iterative, and Waterfall software development; multi-tier infrastructure support; to full-spectrum cyber security and enterprise systems support. Regardless of the program or the task, the excellence of GRSi is all about the people. Our greatest asset is our ability to attract and retain highly qualified professionals and our record growth this past year means new opportunities.  

GRSi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants or employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy (including childbirth or related condition) citizenship, familial status, mental or physical disability status, veteran status, genetic information, other non-disqualifying disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.  

*2021 – Government Contractor of the Year, MD Tech Council, Multi-Year Top5 Tech Company*  

*2020 – Inc. Magazine Fastest-Growing Companies, 6x Honoree*  

*2020 – G2Xchange NXT UP Federal Emerging Technology and Consulting Firms*  

*2019 – MD Tech Council CEO of the Year*  

*ISO 9001:2015, 20000-1:2018 & 27001:2013 Certified / CMMI-ML3 Appraised*   

 

Requisition ID: 6861